Veen, Pieter Hendriksz (1804-1896)
Pieter Hendriksz Veen, born 22 April 1804 at Sneek, died 19 February 1896 at Bovenknijpe, a member of the Veen family, was trained for the ministry at the Amsterdam Mennonite Seminary and served the congregations of Warns 1832-1837 and Bovenknijpe 1832-1877. He published De Doopsgezinden in Schoterland (Leeuwarden, 1869). His son was Hendrik Veen (1834-1904), a baker at Bolsward, whose son Pieter Veen (1867-1933) was a Mennonite pastor at Bovenknijpe 1893-1907, Middelburg 1907-1919, and Monnikendam 1919-1933.
Adapted by permission of Herald Press, Harrisonburg, Virginia, and Waterloo, Ontario, from Mennonite Encyclopedia, Vol. 4, p. 800. All rights reserved. For information on ordering the encyclopedia visit the Herald Press website.
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